Behavior OnLine Forums

Behavior OnLine Forums (http://www.behavior.net/bolforums/index.php)
-   Classical Adlerian Psychotherapy (http://www.behavior.net/bolforums/forumdisplay.php?f=6)
-   -   Supremacy of a Social Network (http://www.behavior.net/bolforums/showthread.php?t=3915)

Henry Stein April 17th, 2011 10:13 AM

Supremacy of a Social Network
 
In a New York Times article (March 14, 2011, Nicholas Wade quotes Kim Hill, a social anthropologist at Arizona State University, who states that "The ability to cooperate, to make individuals subordinate their strong self-interest to the needs of the group, lies at the root of human achievement. We have rockets because 10,000 people cooperate in producing the information." In Dr, Hill;s views, Underlying human evolutionary success is the unusual ability of non-relatives to cooperate--in almost all other species, only closely related individuals will help each other.


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:46 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright © 1995-2004 Behavior OnLine, Inc. All rights reserved.